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On paper, Bob Carr and Germaine Greer make unlikely bedfellows. He’s an ex-politician. And she’s Germaine bloody Greer, second-wave feminism’s most vocal proponent.
It is often said that the original novel is better than the film adaptation. Die-hard Harry Potter fans have been known to cast the Avada Kedavra curse on people who rave about the movies, yet somewhat shamefully have not yet touched the pages of the novels.
There is a huge amount of technology that has successfully intertwined itself within our lives; Facebook and Google to name a few. Dave Eggerâ€™s recent novel, The Circle, draws upon this and builds a world with complete openness and sharing.
Internet memes may draw attention into someoneâ€™s unique talents, such as the overly attached girlfriend and her remarkable parody of Justin Beiberâ€™s Boyfriend, or â€œALL THE THINGSâ€ and Allie Broshâ€™s amazing online blog and equally amazing â€˜self helpâ€™ book.